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All the rage - victim of US bloggers' cartoon hits back ('Islamic Rage Boy')
Guardian (UK) ^ | July 23, 2007 | Riazat Butt

Posted on 08/06/2007 8:47:29 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet

With his clenched fists, wild eyes and gnashing teeth he has become the face of Muslim fury, protesting against the enemies of Islam. Shakeel Ahmad Bhat has been on the frontline of political activism in Srinagar, India, for more than a decade. His constant presence, captured by photographers and beamed across the world, has caught the imagination of rightwing bloggers who have dubbed him Islamic Rage Boy and turned him into an internet phenomenon.

Typing his nickname into a search engine yields more than 75,000 results. He has inspired a cartoon character and merchandise.

But the 30-year-old Kashmiri activist is puzzled, not angered, by his overseas fame. In his first interview with a British newspaper, he says he is carrying out Allah's wishes.

From his home in Fateh Kadal, Malik Angan, he says: "I am not happy with people joking about me or making me into a cartoon, but I have more important things to think about. My protests are for those Muslims who cannot go out onto the streets to cry out against injustice. This is my duty and I believe Allah has decided this for me."

Mr Bhat, a school dropout and former militant with a pro-Pakistan rebel group, has been arrested more than 300 times.

(Excerpt) Read more at guardian.co.uk ...


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Hilarious!
1 posted on 08/06/2007 8:47:33 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
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Hit *this*, Islamic Rage Fag.

2 posted on 08/06/2007 8:50:30 PM PDT by martin_fierro (< |:)~)
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To: martin_fierro; monkapotamus; All

MONK HONEY get in here Muslum rage boy don’t like you LOL!


3 posted on 08/06/2007 8:52:31 PM PDT by SevenofNine ("We are Freepers, all your media belong to us, resistence is futile")
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Arrested 300 times I rest my case.


4 posted on 08/06/2007 8:53:10 PM PDT by lndrvr1972
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
"Someone is trying to link Islam with violence and anger and profiting from it."

Angry, violent muslims? Never seen 'em and never heard of 'em. /s

5 posted on 08/06/2007 8:53:39 PM PDT by Theresawithanh (FRED!)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet; monkapotamus; Lady Jag; dead; Registered

You can't make this sh*t up.

6 posted on 08/06/2007 8:54:25 PM PDT by martin_fierro (< |:)~)
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To: metmom; CarrotAndStick; Fred Nerks; Gengis Khan; little jeremiah; SunkenCiv; Roscoe Karns

You might love this article. Apparently, Islamic Rage Boy - a big favorite of FReepers and Photoshoppers worldwide, is upset with the way his image is being portrayed in the West. He wants to focus on more “useful things tough like fighting for Muslims.” LMAO


7 posted on 08/06/2007 8:56:25 PM PDT by indcons
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To: martin_fierro

Is that his “NJ rest area pose”?


8 posted on 08/06/2007 8:57:50 PM PDT by BykrBayb (In memory of my Friend T'wit. ~ )
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To: Slings and Arrows

Al Pinga to Islamic Rage Boy special edition


9 posted on 08/06/2007 8:59:30 PM PDT by indcons
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

“My protests are for those Muslims who cannot go out onto the streets to cry out against injustice.”
And who might they be?


10 posted on 08/06/2007 8:59:47 PM PDT by DancesWithBolsheviks (My clone points at me and laughs.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
The Islamic Rage Dispenser:


11 posted on 08/06/2007 9:04:33 PM PDT by inkling (exurbanleague.com)
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To: SevenofNine

12 posted on 08/06/2007 9:05:12 PM PDT by monkapotamus
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Do they know how ridiculous they seem to us?


13 posted on 08/06/2007 9:07:22 PM PDT by yldstrk (My heros have always been cowboys--Reagan and Bush)
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Mr Bhat, unaware of the row he has fuelled, vows to carry on protesting. Undeterred by being locked away or being laughed at, he says: "I do not like being called Islamic Rage Boy, it is not nice; but why should I care what people think of me in this life? The afterlife will decide my fate, not a mousemat."
14 posted on 08/06/2007 9:07:29 PM PDT by indcons
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To: devolve; martin_fierro; dixiechick2000; PhilDragoo; pookie18

Lol, that’s great Martin!!


15 posted on 08/06/2007 9:09:07 PM PDT by potlatch (MIZARU_ooo_()_ooo_MIKAZARU_ooo_()_ooo_MAZARU_ooo_()_ooo_))
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

16 posted on 08/06/2007 9:11:07 PM PDT by dead (I've got my eye out for Mullah Omar.)
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To: martin_fierro

17 posted on 08/06/2007 9:11:39 PM PDT by dead (I've got my eye out for Mullah Omar.)
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To: indcons

18 posted on 08/06/2007 9:12:35 PM PDT by dead (I've got my eye out for Mullah Omar.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Empty cans make the most noise.


19 posted on 08/06/2007 9:14:47 PM PDT by Mad_Tom_Rackham (Elections have consequences.)
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To: dead

Looter guy, John Kerry, Islamic rage baby seal, and Teddy K’s Cadillac.

That picture has it all.


20 posted on 08/06/2007 9:14:48 PM PDT by NeoCaveman ("I mean, he's gone from Jane Fonda to Dr. Strangelove in one week." - Romney on B. Hussein Obama)
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To: dead

4 favorite FReeper pics in 1 photo - Rage Boy, Looter Guy, Swimmer, and Jon Cary...LOL


21 posted on 08/06/2007 9:15:05 PM PDT by indcons
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Bookmarked!


22 posted on 08/06/2007 9:15:10 PM PDT by CounterCounterCulture (Duncan Hunter for President)
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To: monkapotamus

23 posted on 08/06/2007 9:15:24 PM PDT by dead (I've got my eye out for Mullah Omar.)
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To: yldstrk

Ugly ass 3rd century throwback . What the hell is that “thing” doing in modern times? What are they ALWAYS sooooo mad about anyway ? I don’t get it . They live in sh*thole countries whose leaders rape the country they rule. Why be angry at me ?


24 posted on 08/06/2007 9:16:16 PM PDT by sonic109
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To: inkling

25 posted on 08/06/2007 9:16:48 PM PDT by dead (I've got my eye out for Mullah Omar.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet; All

FReeper humor at its finest! Thanks to everyone. BUMP-TO-THE-TOP! LOL! LOL! LOL! LOL! LOL! LOL! LOL!


26 posted on 08/06/2007 9:17:18 PM PDT by PGalt
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To: DancesWithBolsheviks

And who might they be?

Not these protesters!

27 posted on 08/06/2007 9:17:44 PM PDT by quantim (The U.S. 110th Congress is the first duly elected 'Politburo' of the new millennium.)
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To: dead; cripplecreek

Credits to FReeper cripplecreek
28 posted on 08/06/2007 9:18:15 PM PDT by indcons
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To: sonic109
Ugly ass 3rd century throwback . What the hell is that “thing” doing in modern times?

Boy that sums up exactly what makes him so funny.

"Tina's here! We're getting back together!"

He shouldn't even be on the internet, he should be getting killed by Ghengis Khan or a mastodon or something.

29 posted on 08/06/2007 9:19:25 PM PDT by dead (I've got my eye out for Mullah Omar.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

30 posted on 08/06/2007 9:19:56 PM PDT by indcons
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
http://i201.photobucket.com/albums/aa215/destrammekabouter/islamic-rage-bounce.gif
31 posted on 08/06/2007 9:20:08 PM PDT by inkling (exurbanleague.com)
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To: monkapotamus

HI Monk I expect you to show up soon that cuteee poor monkey having his body being photshop on that guy LOL!


32 posted on 08/06/2007 9:20:08 PM PDT by SevenofNine ("We are Freepers, all your media belong to us, resistence is futile")
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33 posted on 08/06/2007 9:20:47 PM PDT by indcons
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To: martin_fierro

34 posted on 08/06/2007 9:21:25 PM PDT by indcons
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To: dead

ping LOL


35 posted on 08/06/2007 9:21:38 PM PDT by BreezyDog
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To: 2ndDivisionVet
http://i190.photobucket.com/albums/z60/psrichter/aerosmith.jpg
36 posted on 08/06/2007 9:21:40 PM PDT by inkling (exurbanleague.com)
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To: DancesWithBolsheviks
“My protests are for those Muslims who cannot go out onto the streets to cry out against injustice.”

And who might they be?

Well, the ones in Tehran and Damascus for starters.

37 posted on 08/06/2007 9:21:59 PM PDT by Navy Patriot (Zimbabwe, leftist success story, the envy of Venezuela)
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To: dead

How cuteeeeee Dead that cuteee showing Looter guy his bad side and smack around Muslum rage boy LOL!


38 posted on 08/06/2007 9:22:28 PM PDT by SevenofNine ("We are Freepers, all your media belong to us, resistence is futile")
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To: inkling

OK...now I’m about to wet myself....

LOL!!


39 posted on 08/06/2007 9:23:20 PM PDT by rottndog (Government is a necessary evil, but as with all evils, the less of it the better.)
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To: dead

Damn I thought Philly Eagles fans are bad Met fans take the cake LOL!


40 posted on 08/06/2007 9:23:31 PM PDT by SevenofNine ("We are Freepers, all your media belong to us, resistence is futile")
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To: inkling

Excellent...best one so far?


41 posted on 08/06/2007 9:24:03 PM PDT by indcons
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To: 2ndDivisionVet; All

Classic thread BUMP! (again) LOL!


42 posted on 08/06/2007 9:24:24 PM PDT by PGalt
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To: dead

That pic would be cool if rage boy was chomping on an all pork hot dog!


43 posted on 08/06/2007 9:24:33 PM PDT by rottndog (Government is a necessary evil, but as with all evils, the less of it the better.)
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To: rottndog

44 posted on 08/06/2007 9:25:51 PM PDT by indcons
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To: Navy Patriot

Good point. I’ve become conditioned to thinking of ‘injustice’ as a liberal codeword for something that really has nothing to do with justice.


45 posted on 08/06/2007 9:26:18 PM PDT by DancesWithBolsheviks (My clone points at me and laughs.)
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To: PGalt

46 posted on 08/06/2007 9:27:04 PM PDT by indcons
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To: indcons

Heeheeheeheehehehe....


47 posted on 08/06/2007 9:27:25 PM PDT by rottndog (Government is a necessary evil, but as with all evils, the less of it the better.)
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48 posted on 08/06/2007 9:29:21 PM PDT by indcons
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To: indcons

Oh Gosh, ROFL. Thank you.

This guy is as bug eyed and open mouthed as the Hildabeast.


49 posted on 08/06/2007 9:30:08 PM PDT by garyhope (It's World War IV, right here, right now, courtesy of Islam.)
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To: dead
Bumping for more Google hits.

Btw, LOL!

5.56mm

50 posted on 08/06/2007 9:31:00 PM PDT by M Kehoe
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